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Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development
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Volume 19, Issue 4 - Dec 2012
Volume 19, Issue 3 - Sep 2012
Volume 19, Issue 2 - Jun 2012
Volume 19, Issue 1 - Mar 2012
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A Study on Korean Agricultural Extension Officers' Perception of Role Ambiguity According to Restructuring of Agricultural Administrative Systems
Ju, Dae-Jin ; Kim, Jin-Mo ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 211~240
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.211
The purpose of this study was to identify korean agricultural extension workers' Perception of role ambiguity according to restructuring of Agricultural Administrative Systems. The target population of this study was selected from 21 centers out of 156 centers. The subjects for study were 728 agricultural extension officers by the cluster sampling drawn from the sampled 21 agricultural extension centers in four clusters. A survey questionnaire was utilized to measure variables of this study. It consisted of role ambiguity scale and demographic items. In this study, role ambiguity scale was translated from the existing scale. Through a pilot test and final survey, reliability and validity of these scales were examined. The data were collected by mail. A total 420 questionnaires out of 728 from 21 agricultural extension centers were returned. After data cleaning, 410 responses were used for analysis. Both descriptive and inferential statistics were applied for data analysis. Major findings of the study were as follows. There were significant differences of the degree of role ambiguity among the local extension workers divided by four clusters. Especially, the degree of role ambiguity of restructured local administrative system were more higher than other clusters, comparatively. Thus, the factors causing the role ambiguity to agricultural extension officers need to be measured it in-depth.
Exploring the Tasks Related with Educational Program Operation and Developing Its Performance Model of Rural HRD Center
Kim, Jin-Hwa ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 241~271
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.241
The objectives of this study were to explore the duties and tasks of educational program operation, to develop the performance model including the duties and tasks, and to construct the action manual of the tasks and duties in related with implementing effectively the educational program. The findings of this study were as follows. First, The identifying duties and tasks was 1,942 related with implementing educational program operation based on theoretical job model through activity analysis and experience sampling techniques. Second, the finding duties and tasks was reconstructed through classifying with 9 duties and 88 tasks, and then it was developed as educational program operation model of Korean Rural HRD Center. Finally Third, the implementing manual was constructed including the contents and task-elements.
A Study on Assessment of Urban Agriculture Education Program: Focused on Urban Agriculture Instructor Course at Gyeonggi Provincial Agricultural Research & Extension Services
Jang, Bo-Gyung ; Choi, Yoon-Ji ; Cho, Cheng-Chu ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 273~299
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.273
This study examined importance and performance of urban agriculture education program of the trainees who attended urban agriculture education, and suggested reformation of urban agriculture instructor course of Gyeonggi Provincial Agricultural Research & Extension Services by IPA models. The investigation was done on October 7, 2011. The subject was 40 trainees of urban agriculture instructor course of Gyeonggi Provincial Agricultural Research & Extension Services. The study suggested reformation of urban agriculture education program based on the findings as follow: Firstly, the instructors should teach trainees not theoretically but practically to let the trainees make use of learning at urban agriculture. Secondly, teaching material that is not theoretically but practical enough to apply it to actual urban agriculture should be supplied. Thirdly, urban agriculture education should be done not theoretically but practically considering its characteristics. Theoretical contents have been already included in teaching material, and practice oriented education should be done to let trainees put theory into practice on-the-spot. Practice oriented education should be supported in the planning future education. In addition future urban agriculture education program should consider importance as well as practice of educational contents, lecturers, operations and facilities.
Forecasting of Yeongdeok Tourist by Seasonal ARIMA Model
Son, Eun-Ho ; Park, Duk-Byeong ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 301~320
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.301
The study uses a seasonal ARIMA model to forecast the number of tourists of Yeongdeok in an uni-variable time series. The monthly data for time series were collected ranging from 2006 to 2011 with some variation between on-season and off-season tourists in Yeongdeok county. A total of 72 observations were used for data analysis. The forecast multiplicative seasonal ARIMA(1,0,0)
model was found the most appropriate one. Results showed that the number of tourists was 10,974 thousands in 2012 and 13,465 thousands in 2013, It was suggested that the grasping forecast model is very important in respect of how experts in tourism development in Yeongdeok county, policy makers or planners would establish strategies to allocate service in Yeongdeok tourist destination and provide tourism facilities efficiently.
Study on Life Satisfaction of Groups According to Farm Work and Leisure Activity in Rural Elderly
Kim, Jong-In ; Kim, Yun-Jeong ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 321~353
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.321
This study aims to find out ways of improving life satisfaction of rural elderly by investigating their work and leisure activity, two significant axis of the life in later life. For this purpose, researchers and one assistant researcher visited house, senior citizen's center and health center, in order to have interviews with senior citizen above 65, who are currently working in the field. The summary of the research findings are as follows; First, the average size of the farm land which each senior citizen works on is
and they mostly work for economic reason. During farming season, they work on average 8.62 hour per day. As primary reasons for why farming work is difficult, "insufficient income" was picked. In fact, the average annual income senior citizens earn from farming is about 15.4 million won. 49.1% of sample senior citizens work both on watered farm and farm, and they are engaged in farming 48.82 years on average, showing that most of their lives have been spent on farming. In spite of these difficulties, most senior citizens showed high intention to continue farming work further. Second, senior citizens turn out to spend their leisure time mostly on public leisure activities such as watching TV, hearing radio and gatherings with families, relatives. However, individual activities such as meditation, yoga, drawing and calligraphy turn out to be low because they require foundations to enjoy. Third, senior citizen in rural areas were divided into four groups by farm work and leisure activity: group separated from work and leisure activity(27.09%), group centered to leisure activity(24.42%), group centered to work(23.75%), and group integrated work and leisure activity(23.75%). Fourth, the groups were different depending on demographic characteristics. Namely, male senior citizen, higher educational level, living in elderly couple households, and satisfied with their economic level belonged to the group integrated work and leisure activity. But senior citizen aged above 65 years old and working for their livelihood belonged to the group centered to work, and most of female and senior citizen aged above 80 years old belonged to the group separated from work and leisure activity. Finally, as the result of analysis of differences in life satisfaction according to farm work and leisure activity of senior citizen in rural areas, the group integrated work and leisure activity, and group centered to leisure activity were higher in life satisfaction than the group separated from work and leisure activity, and group centered to work. The above result indicates that life satisfaction of senior citizen depends upon leisure activity rather than work.
Influence of Community Participation of Rural Students on Leadership Skill
Lee, Chae-Shik ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 355~380
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.355
Youth leadership development is crucial domain of youth development. The study was to analyze the influences of youth community participation and organizational engagements on youth leadership development. Community participation of youth was categorized fours factors; service activity, school engagement, conversation participation and political activity. The survey was employed by rural students in Daegu and KoungBuk area. Major findings of the study were as followed; First rural students' community participation of eup-myoun area were higher than that of outside area. Second, rural students' participating community organization of eup-myoun area were higher than that of outside area. Third, youth leadership skill was positively influenced by students school engagement. The study showed that youth leadership is positively influenced by community participation of rural students. The study suggested that rural youth should encourage to participate community organization and community activities for developing youth leadership skill.
Visit Care Workers of the Correlation between Job Satisfaction and Quality of Life: Focusing on Gyeonggi Province
Lee, Hyun-Sim ; Nam, Hee-Soo ; Kim, Sun-An ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 381~408
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.381
The subjects of the research were 275 aged care nurses working in Gyeonggi regions. The analysis result showed: job satisfaction in overall situation was 2.87 on a 5 point scale, indicating the level of job satisfaction was lower than average: the quality of life was 2.97, as with job satisfaction, also low. On the other hand, the research outcomes to discern if it affects the lower level of the quality of life, it was found that variables affecting psychological health include job, pay, co-workers, organization, changing an occupation/job; Social environment include job, pay, and promotion (reward), The maintenance of social relations, pay, promotion(reward) and co-workers, changing an occupation/job; variables affecting physical health include job, pay, promotion(reward), changing an occupation/job; The research outcomes confirm that the job satisfaction of aged visit care workers is an important factor affecting their quality of life.
A Study on the Relationship among Evaluation Attributes of Local Festival, Visitor's Satisfaction and Behavioral Intention: A Case Study of BIFF
Kim, Hong-Gil ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 409~434
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.409
The purpose of this study is to clarify the cause and effects of evaluation attribute, visitor's satisfaction and behavioral intentions focused on Busan International Film Festival(BIFF). To achieve the study objective, 277 valid questionnaires were statistically analyzed, using frequency analysis, exploratory factor analysis, confirmatory factor analysis, reliability analysis and path analysis. The results show that the evaluation attribute of local festival exerts a positive influence on visitor's satisfaction and behavioral intention. Second, visitor's satisfaction had positive effects on behavioral intention. The regional festival can vary depending on the visit is satisfied. Consequently, it was revealed how evaluation attribute is in the visitor's satisfaction and behavioral intention in local festival.
A Study on the Residents' Participation and Satisfaction for the Rural Development under the Projects Block Grants System: Focusing on the Rural Development in Buyeo
Park, Eun-Byeong ; Kim, Sung-Rok ; Yoon, Jun-Sang ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 435~463
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.435
This study is a case study focusing on the residents' participation and satisfaction in the promotion of rural development projects under the Block Grants System in Buyeo. Along with changes in the way to support rural development projects, it requires the autonomy, responsibility, creative planning etc. in the municipal governments and the active participation of local residents for the effective development in rural areas. The purpose of this study is to suggest some policy implications by analyzing the relationship between the level of participation of local residents and residents' satisfaction in rural development projects. This study explained the background and characteristics of rural development projects under the Block Grants System, and also reviewed the theoretical literature on the residents' participation and satisfaction, including the survey of the local residents. For this study, we selected some variables, and then divided into the participating groups such as the resident representatives, the development committee and the local residents. Finally, using statistical method we analyzed the level of participation and satisfaction of the local residents in rural areas.
Establishment of the Agriculture and Fisheries Heritage System in Korea
Yoon, Won-Keun ; Choi, Sik-In ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 465~495
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.465
This study aims to propose the policy direction for agriculture and fisheries heritage system in Korea. The agriculture and fisheries heritage system is defined as traditional agricultural activity systems and landscapes which should be preserved, sustained and handed down and evolved from the co-adaptation of a community with its cultual, agricultural, biological environment. The key characteristics of the agriculture and fisheries heritage system of Korea are as follows; Firstly, this system designates software and hardware factor of heritage in integrative manner. secondly, this system seeks to preserve and utilize such heritages simultaneously. Thirdly, this system intends to strengthen the role of people in rural area. Fourthly, this system makes use of new engine of growth in agricultural community. This system is designed by comparing and reviewing several related domestic and foreign systems including FAO' GIAHS.
일본의 포도주 생산 합작방식이 중국의 포도주산업 발전에 주는 함의: 중국 옌타이(烟台)와 일본 카추누마(胜沼) 포도주 생산지역 비교를 중심으로
Park, Gyeong-Cheol ;
Journal of Agricultural Extension & Community Development, volume 19, issue 2, 2012, Pages 497~509
DOI : 10.12653/jecd.2012.19.2.497